SAN DIEGO — Schools in more than 30 districts around San Diego County are scheduled to be closed Thursday because of the wildfires that broke out around the region Wednesday including the San Diego Unified School District.
According to the San Diego County Office of Education, all campuses will be closed in the Bonsall Union, Cardiff, Carlsbad Union, Dehesa, Del Mar Union, Encinitas Union, Escondido Union Elementary, Escondido Union High, Fallbrook Union Elementary, Fallbrook Union High, Grossmont Union High and Lakeside Union districts.
Other closures for Thursday are planned for the La Mesa-Spring Valley, Santee, Lemon Grove, Oceanside Unified, Poway Unified, Ramona Unified, Rancho Santa Fe, San Dieguito Union High, Francis Parker School, Horizon Christian Academy and San Marcos Unified district schools.
Also, schools in the San Pasqual Union, Solana Beach, Vallecitos, Valley Center-Pauma Unified and Vista Unified districts will not be open Thursday.
Other schools include: Coronado Unified, Cathedral Catholic High School, Cajon Valley Schools, and Pacific View Charter School.
Various charter schools will also be closed Thursday and are listed on this website.
Cal State San Marcos, which was evacuated because of a major wildfire in the hills above campus, will also be shut down Thursday. Palomar College and MiraCosta College canceled classes for tonight, but the campuses are set to be open Thursday.
Decisions on whether the schools will be reopened on Friday will be made Thursday afternoon.
Campuses in the Carlsbad Unified School District are set to be closed Thursday and Friday, according to Superintendent Suzette Lovely.